• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill makes a stirring speech about the War as he receives an accolade.

  • Description

    Manchester, Lancashire. Winston Churchill receives the Freedom of Manchester.

    LS General view of the gathering in Manchester Town Hall to see the ceremony.

    MS CU Winston Churchill on Platform receiving the casket of freedom from the Lord Mayor of Manchester, Mary Kingsmill Jones.

    CU Churchill wiping his face with his handkerchief.

    CU Good close ups of Churchill speaking, showing expressions on face.(nat sound). Good speech about WWII.

    MS He sits down again amid cheers.

    MS Personalities stepping down from the platform.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1199.20
    Media URN:
    41480
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/12/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:47:00 / 01:25:45:00
    Canister:
    47/99

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